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A Wind Named Amnesia (1990)

Kaze no na wa amunejia (original title)
Not Rated | | Animation , Adventure , Drama | Video 1994
A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kazuki Yao ... Wataru (voice)
Keiko Toda Keiko Toda ... Sophia (voice)
Kappei Yamaguchi ... Jonny (voice)
Noriko Hidaka Noriko Hidaka ... Lisa (voice)
Osamu Saka Osamu Saka ... Simpson (voice)
Yûko Mita Yûko Mita ... Sue (voice)
Daisuke Gôri Daisuke Gôri ... Little (voice)
Hiroyuki Satô Hiroyuki Satô ... Additional Voices
Junko Shimakata Junko Shimakata ... Additional Voices
Miyoko Aoba Miyoko Aoba ... Additional Voices
Ryôtarô Okiayu ... Additional Voices
Shinobu Satouchi Shinobu Satouchi ... Additional Voices
Tomoko Maruo Tomoko Maruo ... Additional Voices
Tomoko Naka Tomoko Naka ... Additional Voices
Toshio Kobayashi Toshio Kobayashi ... Additional Voices
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A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who has been re-educated travels across America on a mysterious journey. Written by Anonymous

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Dolby

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fascinating
23 July 1999 | by Till-6See all my reviews

Watching one of the very few Japanese Animation which has been available in German dub-version for a long time I felt deeply moved and impressed. Imagine almost all people in the world are made to forget everything they have known before. They don't know who they are, they don't know where they are, they even lose the ability to speak and forget about their families. This leads the world into chaos and desperation, a few modern computers take the power of the big cities. This nightmare comes true in Wind of Amnesia. Only a very few people have gone away without losing their memory. This is the story about a man who searches the reason for the Wind of Amnesia. General speaking, this is an Action movie with a big philosophical touch, far away from the normal action-anime. Even though the situation is almost unsolvable, the movie becomes a great appeal for the value of human existence and the beauty of our planet. Winds of Amnesia - an extraordinary, fascinating movie !


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